CLO 's mission is to make a meaningful difference in the lives of children and adults with special needs. Since 1977, CLO has been helping individuals with developmental disabilities achieve personally satisfying, fulfilling lifestyles in the community. Read more about CLO's History
BE A HERO! (Become a Foster Parent)
As a CLO foster parent you will:
-provide care for children with a developmental, physical, and/or intellectual disability
-receive intensive agency supports from CLO to assist you in the care of the child placed in your home
-receive extensive training on how to deal with the child you serve
-receive generous monthly compensation in order to meet the needs of your family, as well as the child being served in your home .
Proposal mandating insurance coverage of autism takes shape in Kansas
BY BRAD COOPER (The Kansas City Star)
TOPEKA — The bills for treating 6-year-old Brody Christiansen’s heart defect would have left almost any family bust.
Four open-heart surgeries. Six heart catheterizations. Six different medicines. Hundreds of doctor appointments.
Insurance covered those treatments for a condition restricting the ability of Brody’s heart to pump blood.
But the Christiansens weren’t so fortunate when Brody was diagnosed last summer with autism.
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CLO's Midnight Farm featured in Lawrence Business Magazine!
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Redbook, Good Housekeeping and Woman's Day cover the impact and significance of CLO, the Children's Network, and much more.
KanCare Educational Activities for Intellectual and Developmental Disability HCBS Inclusion! Read more here
Don't miss the new and important information from the Kancare periodical Kancare Advisor. Upcoming events, webinars, latest developments, and much more. Download and read everything here
Kansas Medicaid and Health Wave became KanCare on January 1, 2013. We want to help you understand KanCare and pick the KanCare plan that is right for you and your family. If you have questions, please call1-866-305-5147. If you require special assistance for a meeting, please call Rita at 785-296-5107. You can also inquire by email at KanCare@kdheks.gov.
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